THE MURDERER(S) OF
Gene T. May
On January 29,1979, at
2125 hours (9:25 p.m.), Beverly Harron discovered a body directly east of the Piggly
Wiggly Store at Wyoming and Montgomery, next to some trash bins. she contacted
employees at the Thrifty Drug Store who contacted the police. Officers responded to
the scene as well as Criminalistics and Violent Crimes detectives and identification of
the body was made as Gene May. It appeared that the body had been drug a few feet by
the collar due to the condition of the victim's clothing. The victim's face was very
bloody, and the body was still relatively warm. A red Mercedes Benz
sports car was parked northeast of the body, with the left rear tire
punctured and flat. The victim had been shot in the head.
If you or anyone you know has information about this murder we urge you to help. If
you have information leading to the arrest and conviction of the MURDERER(S), you may receive a REWARD from Crimestoppers. You may contact
Detective Rich Lewis of the Albuquerque Police Department's Cold Case Unit at 505-924-6095, call Crimestoppers at 505-843-7867, or email us.
Any information about this murder, as insignificant as it seems, may be important!